Government Hospital Doctors attached to Sabaragamuwa Province are to be launched a continuous strike from 19th of this month (Wednesday) by demanding Health Ministry to intervene and implementing delayed transfers of 4 provincial health services directors the president of Government Medical Officers Association(GMOA) Dr.Anurudda Padeniya has said.the transfers of provincial health directors attached to north central,Uva ,sabaragamuwa and central provinces got delayed due to some court cases filed by two
of the transferred provincial health directors he stressed.
If the health ministry has failed to look in to this matter by 19th of September the strike will spread to uva,sabaragamuwa and central provinces as well dr,padeniya said.
The provincial health directors of central and sabaragamuwa provinces challenging their transfers in courts although they have overstayed in these positions and due to this legal action the transfers of other provincial health administrators too got stuck he further added.
Monday, September 10, 2012